Villagers | 12/12/12

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Villagers have announced a second night at the appropriately chosen venue Village Underground in London on 21st February 2012. Tickets will be available from 9am on 11th December. The band have also added a second show at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin, Ireland on 22nd March.

Villagers have also shared a live performance clip of "Nothing Arrived", the second single to be released from their upcoming LP {Awayland} (14th January 2013). The video was filmed at Attica Audio in Donegal, where the new album was also recorded by Conor J. O’Brien and Villagers' guitarist, Tommy McLaughlin. This performance, along with four more beautifully filmed live studio clips feature on an exclusive DVD which will accompany the special limited edition version of the album.

Watch the live studio performance of "Nothing Arrived" now:

{Awayland} is the follow-up to the band’s Mercury Award-nominated and Ivor Novello-winning debut, Becoming a Jackal. The album is released on 14th January 2013 and can be pre-ordered HERE, while "Nothing Arrived" is available digitally (RUG489D) now HERE.

Full UK and Irish dates are below, with newly added dates in bold. Tickets for all shows are available HERE.

  • Friday 8th February SHEFFIELD Leadmill
  • Saturday 9th February NEWCASTLE Warehouse
  • Sunday 10th February GLASGOW Stereo
  • Tuesday 12th February LEEDS Wardrobe
  • Wednesday 13th February MANCHESTER Gorilla
  • Thursday 14th February BIRMINGHAM HMV Library
  • Saturday 16th February BRISTOL Trinity
  • Sunday 17th February BRIGHTON Old Market
  • Monday 18th February PORTSMOUTH Wedgewood Rooms
  • Wednesday 20th February LONDON Village Underground
  • Thursday 21st February LONDON Village Underground 
  • Thursday 14th March GALWAY, IRE Seapoint
  • Friday 15th March LIMERICK, IRE Dolans
  • Saturday 16th March BELFAST, NI Empire Music Hall
  • Mon 18th March KILLARNEY, IRE Inec Acoustic Club
  • Tues 19th March CORK, IRE The Savoy
  • Thursday 21st March DUBLIN, IRE Olympia Theatre
  • Friday 22nd March DUBLIN, IRE Olympia Theatre